Stephen Curry has won the Magic Johnson Award for playing excellence and cooperation with media, edging out finalists Carmelo Anthony, Draymond Green, Damian Lillard and Paul Millsap.

He’s the 16th winner since the Professional Basketball Writers Association created the award in 2001.

Magic Johnson Award winners

 

2000-01 Ray Allen, Milwaukee Bucks

2001-02 Elton Brand, L.A. Clippers

2002-03 Jalen Rose, Chicago Bulls

2003-04 Jermaine O’Neal, Indiana Pacers

2004-05 Antawn Jamison, Washington Wizards

2005-06 Grant Hill, Orlando Magic

2006-07 Shane Battier, Houston Rockets

2007-08 Derek Fisher, Los Angeles Lakers

2008-09 Brandon Roy, Portland Trail Blazers

2009-10 Chris Bosh, Toronto Raptors

2010-11 Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder

2011-12 Steve Nash, Phoenix Suns

2012-13 Shane Battier, Miami Heat

2013-14 Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks

2014-15 Pau Gasol, Chicago Bulls

2015-16 Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors